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10-19-2012, 07:56 PM
Morgoth Bauglir
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Originally Posted by DickSmehlik View Post
And Luongo was the regular season starter for the Canucks this season because he was the better goalie. Period.

Roberto Luongo 55GP 2.41GAA 31W 14L 8OTL .919
Cory Schneider 33GP 1.96GAA 20W 8L 1OTL .937

I suppose Schneider was a victim of that same conspiracy.
Originally Posted by DickSmehlik View Post
But seriously Luongo/Schneider is a good parallel as to Belfour/Hasek in Chicago.

One goalie was the starting goalie and was going to be the starter despite the back-ups performance. It happens a lot and I understand why that is.
That's a pretty crappy comparison considering Luongo LOST his job to Schneider in the playoffs while Belfour KEPT his job and Hasek was packed off to Siberia errr Buffalo.

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